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Big Ten Reveals 2020 Football Schedule - Sat, 19 Sep 2020
memorial stadium

The Big Ten Conference announced its 2020 football schedule on Saturday morning, outlining Nebraska's eight-game regular-season slate, beginning with an Oct. 24 matchup at Ohio State.

Bolt and Huskers Talk Fall Baseball - Fri, 18 Sep 2020
Head Coach Will Bolt
Red-White Scrimmage
Nebraska Baseball

Nebraska baseball coach Will Bolt met with the local media Friday morning to discuss the Huskers' fall workouts. Some of Bolt's remarks are below, while the video features his full comments along with Husker players Max Schrieber and Cam Chick.

B1G Adopts Stringent Medical Protocols; Football Resumes Oct. 23-24 - Wed, 16 Sep 2020
Big Ten Graphic

The Big Ten Council of Presidents and Chancellors (COP/C) adopted significant medical protocols including daily antigen testing, enhanced cardiac screening and an enhanced data-driven approach when making decisions about practice/competition. The COP/C voted unanimously to resume the football season starting the weekend of October 23-24, 2020. The decision was based on information presented by the Big Ten Return to Competition Task Force, a working group that was established by the COP/C and Commissioner Kevin Warren to ensure a collaborative and transparent process.

Statement by UNL Chancellor Ronnie Green and Husker AD Bill Moos - Wed, 16 Sep 2020
Nebraska Director of Athletics Bill Moos
Aer Lingus Football Classic 2021 Announcement
Nebraska Football

"We are very pleased with the decision by the Big Ten to play football this fall after carefully considering the extensive work by the Medical Committee.   The safety protocols established by the conference are the most stringent in the country, and will help protect our student-athletes, staff and coaches. At Nebraska, we have worked hard since last spring to ensure the safety of our Husker family and are confident of the steps we've taken. We look forward to working with the Big Ten protocols and will be ready to play on October 24.   This is a big day for our student-athletes, coaches, our city, our state and all of Husker Nation. We look forward to seeing Coach Frost and our Huskers take the field – Go Big Red!"

Andre Follows Unusual Path to College Hoops - Wed, 16 Sep 2020
 Eduardo Andre

Eduardo Andre had different childhood sporting goals than most college basketball players. Instead of patrolling the paint in the Big Ten, the Husker freshman thought his eventual sporting home would be on the pitch, keeping strikers at bay.

Huskers Hold Intrasquad Meet Under the Lights - Fri, 18 Sep 2020
Erika Freyhof

The Nebraska cross country team took the track Friday night for an intrasquad race under the lights at Ed Weir Stadium.

Huskers Open Fall Baseball with Scrimmage - Thu, 17 Sep 2020
Nebraska pitcher Cade Povich #33
Baseball vs Columbia G3

Lincoln – Griffin Everitt's two-run double broke a 3-3 deadlock, as the Red team posted a 6-3 win over the Black team during the Huskers' first scrimmage of the fall.

Miramontez Earns 2019-20 Barbara Hibner Scholarship - Thu, 17 Sep 2020
miramontez, sinclaire

Sinclaire Miramontez has been honored with the 2019-20 Barbara Hibner Scholarship, which is given to a University of Nebraska varsity women's student-athlete who has demonstrated a high level of athletic and academic achievement, community involvement, integrity and a passion for promoting women's athletics at Nebraska.

#ProBigRed: Huskers in the NFL - Week 1 - Tue, 15 Sep 2020
Nathan Gerry Eagles

Several Huskers made an impact in Week 1 of the 2020 NFL season.

Hoiberg Named Minority Leadership Initiative Ambassador - Tue, 15 Sep 2020
Nebraska Cornhuskers head coach Fred Hoiberg
MBB vs Penn State

Lincoln - University of Nebraska Men's Basketball Coach Fred Hoiberg has joined college coaches across the country as an Ambassador for the McLendon Foundation's Minority Leadership Initiative [MLI].